Software development, capitalism 

Wondering why all software and the whole field sucks? Here's what I think is a pretty sharp analysis:

Eure Führer, eure Farben
All eure geliebten Staaten
Und alles, was euch heilig ist
Sind nichts als Treibgut
In den ewigen Gezeiten
Von Aufstieg, Herrschaft,

In case anyone is looking for a keyserver, here's a nice (and open source) one:

metalcore, climate catastrophe 

In Hearts Wake released a new song and it's not taking any prisoners.


"Friedrich Merz glaubt, dass man den Rechtsradikalismus am besten bekämpft, indem man ihm nachgibt. Dass man härter gegen die ausländischen Clans, gegen die Ausländer an der Grenze und in den Problemvierteln vorgehen muss, dass, kurz gesagt, mehr Härte gegen missliebige Ausländer das beste Mittel gegen Rechtsradikalismus ist."

... After messaging a vendor, it turns out you are supposed to slightly bend the battery in order to make it fit.


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Decided to swap the dying "non-removable" battery of my trusty old smartphone. So I ordered a new battery from the internet and opened the phone without issues (thanks to only to learn the new battery does not fit in. Sequentially tried another two batteries from different resellers, same story.

All of them are advertised as compatible with my phone and even carry the same parts number as the original one 🙄

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